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Will someone please find Cindy Sheehan something to do?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by hondo, Aug 27, 2009.

  1. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member


    Funny ... I thought Obama was the peace candidate. Sorry your guy isn't turning out like you expected Cindy.
  2. GoochMan

    GoochMan Active Member

    Hondo, Cindy Sheehan ran against Nancy Pelosi last fall. What on earth makes you think she'd be a fan of Obama and the Democrats? She probably voted for Cynthia McKinney in November.
  3. Diabeetus

    Diabeetus Active Member

  4. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Same nine words could apply to the guy who starts countless threads about Cindy Sheehan.

    I sure do love unintentional irony out of people who think irony is something to do to a wrinkled shirt.
  5. andyouare?

    andyouare? Guest

    Isn't the fact that she's protesting Obama prove she's not about politics? It says she's anti-war no matter if it's a Republican or Democrat in office.

    Or are you simply mocking a mother who lost a son in combat because the war isn't ending as quickly as she likes?
  6. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member

    Not mocking anyone at all. Besides, she's the only one in her family trading on the memory of her son for her political purposes. The rest of them would just as soon she shut up.
  7. Smallpotatoes

    Smallpotatoes Well-Known Member

    Or at least support the war, right?
  8. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Like a good non-commie liberal bastard.
  9. andyouare?

    andyouare? Guest

    But you say you're not mocking anyone. Unless, you're genuinely expressing sympathy that Obama has let down Cindy Sheehan.
  10. jackfinarelli

    jackfinarelli Member

    I am not tired of hearing from a mother who lost her son in a war.

    I am tired of hearing from a woman who has sought fame/celelbrity status/notoriety from the fact that her son is dead.

    There is a difference here and Cindy Sheehan is far closer to the second person than the first...
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